Phonics is a method used for teaching children to read letters (graphemes) or groups of letters by saying the sound (phonemes) they represent.
|digraph||A type of grapheme where two letters represent one Phoneme i.e. see.|
|grapheme||A letter, or combination of letters, that corresponds to a single phoneme within a word.|
|phoneme||A phoneme is the smallest unit of sound.|
|split digraph||Two letters that are not next to one another i.e. cake.|
|trigraph||A type of grapheme where three letter represent one phoneme i.e. high.|